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Best Gifts for Father’s Day

Best Gifts for Father’s Day

Are you out of ideas about what to get your dad this Father’s Day? Are you on a strict budget but still want to buy a thoughtful gift? We’ve got you covered. As providers of student accommodation in Lancaster, we have a deep knowledge of the area –...

Best Pubs in Lancaster with Beer Gardens

Best Pubs in Lancaster with Beer Gardens

With pubs and bars currently limited to only serving drinks outside, you might be wondering where the best place is to go in Lancaster. If you’re a Lancaster student looking for somewhere to get a drink while we wait for indoor seating at bars and...

Getting Back into Being a Student

Getting Back into Being a Student

The last year has been an incredibly stressful and strange time for all of us. But for students, the excitement of moving away from home and living with friends has no doubt been dampened by their inability to go out and socialise and live an...

How to Clean the Kitchen from Top to Bottom

How to Clean the Kitchen from Top to Bottom

It’s something that every student dreads: cleaning their student accommodation kitchen. Kitchens are by far one of the messiest and most time-consuming rooms to clean in a house, going through daily use and being subjected to spills, microwave...

Walks to Do Around Lancaster

Walks to Do Around Lancaster

If you’re a student in Lancaster, chances are you might be wondering what to do with all your free time. With shops, restaurants and bars still currently closed due to lockdown, a walk is one of the few outdoor activities still available. Going for...

How to Craft the Perfect Cover Letter

How to Craft the Perfect Cover Letter

The last year has been a difficult one for students. Regardless of where you’re up to in your studies, that graduation date is still looming in the distance. While your studies have been very different over the last year, you still need to prepare...

Eco-Friendly Gifts You Can Give this Christmas

Eco-Friendly Gifts You Can Give this Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching, you’re probably starting to wonder about what to get your friends and family. Well, why not think about the planet this year with some sustainable, eco-friendly gifts? While everyone loves getting presents, it’s...

Advice for Students Self Isolating

Advice for Students Self Isolating

With COVID-19 numbers on the rise across the UK, the chances that someone in your university halls or student accommodation in Lancaster will receive a positive COVID-19 test result are high. If this happens, you and your entire household will need...

How to Prepare for University During A Pandemic

How to Prepare for University During A Pandemic

2020 has been a year like no other. Everyone has had to make adjustments to adhere to government guidelines for dealing with Covid-19, and the education sector is no exception. The future of University education has been called into question, and...

The Importance of Keeping Your Mind and Body Active

The Importance of Keeping Your Mind and Body Active

With everything going on in the world at the moment, it’s understandable that you may be feeling overwhelmed and stressed out. Times have been especially difficult for students who may not have been able to return home to their parents due to...

How To Continue Effectively Studying During COVID-19

How To Continue Effectively Studying During COVID-19

Studying throughout the pandemic can be extremely difficult. As you miss loved ones, have constant worries about meeting deadlines and struggle to understand some of the course materials without lecturers on hand to help, it’s a stressful period...